Jaux tourism and travel guide

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Visit Jaux: highlights and tourist information

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Jaux is situated in the Oise department and Picardy region (now part of the Hauts-de-France region), in the north of France at 49 kilometres from Beauvais, the department capital (general information: Jaux is 66 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Compiegne at 5 km and Morienval abbey at 14 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Jaux, France: places to visit and attractions

Some of the places that we have visited and reviewed and can recommend when you are sightseeing close to Jaux in Hauts-de-France.

Note that all distances below are 'direct' and real driving distances will be greater!

 
 

... or see ALL recommended places to visit in Oise

Map of places to visit near Jaux

Markets in and near Jaux

  • Lacroix-Saint-Ouen: market Sunday (4km)
  • Compiegne: market Wednesday & Saturday (5km)
  • Longueil-Annel: market Sunday - seasonal market only (11km)
  • Thourotte: market Thursday (13km)
  • Pont-Sainte-Maxence: market Tuesday & Friday (16km)
  • Cuise-la-Motte: market Sunday (17km)
  • Ressons-sur-Matz: market Wednesday (18km)
  • Crepy-en-Valois: market Wednesday (18km)
  • Liancourt: market Wednesday (23km)
  • Senlis: market Tuesday & Friday (24km)

More information about Jaux, Picardy

Tourist attractions near Jaux, France

Some places with official tourist classifications and other places of interest to visit nearby that should provide inspiration if you are visiting Jaux.

Heritage sites

  • Compiène église Saint-Jacques (monuments on French pilgrim routes) (5km)
  • Folleville église Saint-Jacques-le-Majeur-et-Saint-Jean-Baptiste (monuments on French pilgrim routes) (44km)

National Monuments

  • Pierrefonds Chateau (15km)
  • Chateau Coucy (42km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

  • L'Isle-Adam (49km)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Oise-Pays de France (27km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise de Saint Martin (Gilocourt) (12km)
  • Eglise de Saint Sulpice (Bethancourt-en-Valois) (13km)
  • Abbaye Saint-Jean-Baptiste du Moncel (Pontpoint) (13km)
  • Eglise abbatiale de Notre Dame (Morienval) (14km)
  • Cathédrale Notre Dame (Senlis) (24km)
  • Abbaye de Chaalis (Fontaine-Chaalis) (27km)
  • Abbatiale Saint Nicolas (Saint-Leu-d'Esserent) (32km)
  • Eglise de Berzy-le-Sec (Berzy-le-sec) (39km)
  • Abbaye Cistercienne de Royaumont (Asnieres-sur-Oise) (40km)
  • Abbaye Notre-Dame du Val (Meriel) (53km)
  • Eglise de Notre-Dame de l'Assomption (Auvers-sur-Oise) (56km)
  • Eglise de Saint Denis (Mery-sur-Oise) (56km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Parc du château de Compiègne (5km)
  • Jardin du donjon de Vez (21km)
  • Jardin du château de la Muette (24km)
  • Parc du château de Valgenceuse (24km)
  • Potager des Princes (30km)
  • Jardin et parc du château de Chantilly (31km)
  • Parc de l'abbaye de Royaumont (39km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Forêt de Compiègne (7km)
  • Mont Ganelon (10km)
  • Forêt de Laigue (15km)
  • Foret d'Halette (20km)
  • Foret de Retz (27km)
  • Foret de Ermenonville (28km)
  • Forêt de Chantilly (31km)
  • Forêt de Hez-Froidmont (33km)
  • Hortillonnages d'Amiens (45km)

Amusement park / theme park

  • Parc Asterix (32km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Remerangles (36km)
  • Soisy-sous-Montmorency (56km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Jaux

Canton: Compiègne-Sud-Ouest

Arrondissement: Compiègne

Department: Oise

Region: Picardy

New region: Hauts-de-France

Postcode: 60880

Distance to Jaux

from Beauvais (prefecture): 49 km

from Paris: 66 km

from Calais: 186 km

from Nice: 719 km

from Bordeaux: 565 km

from Strasbourg: 374 km

Getting here

For driving distances to Jaux from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 12 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Armancourt, Canly, Compiegne, Jonquieres, Lacroix-Saint-Ouen, Le Fayel, Le Meux, Longueil-Sainte-Marie, Margny-les-Compiegne, Remy, Rivecourt and Venette.

This page in French: Visiter Jaux